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    Ukrainian Nationalist Group Holds Torchlight Rally In Kharkiv
    Dec12

    Ukrainian Nationalist Group Holds Torchlight Rally In Kharkiv

    Hundreds of activists of Ukraine’s Azov Civil Corps marched with torches through the northeastern city of Kharkiv. The nationalist group held the march on December 11, followed by a rally with flares and other fireworks, and the chanting of patriotic slogans. (RFE/RL’s Ukrainian Service) …read more Source: Radio Free Europe /...

    Five Questions About Russia’s Election Hacking
    Dec12

    Five Questions About Russia’s Election Hacking

    The evidence to support the CIA’s conclusion that Russia intervened in the 2016 election to help Donald Trump remains mostly secret. But the outline of the case is no mystery. Both Democratic and Republican Party servers were reportedly hacked by foreign agents, yet the Moscow-friendly folks at Wikileaks somehow only obtained the contents...

    Belarusian Who Fought In Eastern Ukraine On Trial On Hate Charges
    Dec12

    Belarusian Who Fought In Eastern Ukraine On Trial On Hate Charges

    A Belarusian man authorities say has openly espoused neo-Nazi ideas is on trial in Belarus along with five other defendants on charges including inciting ethnic hatred. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Russian Election Intervention Is Nothing New
    Dec12

    Russian Election Intervention Is Nothing New

    The CIA is claiming that Russia “intervened in the 2016 election to help Donald Trump win the presidency,” according to the Washington Post, which identified “actors” with connections to Russian intelligence who were allegedly part of a wider operation “to boost Trump and hurt Clinton’s chances.” The CIA’s “secret assessment,” came...

    Who is Rex Tillerson?
    Dec11

    Who is Rex Tillerson?

    This segment originally aired Dec. 8, 2016, on VICE News Tonight on HBO. Reports that ExxonMobil CEO Rex Tillerson is Donald Trump’s favorite for secretary of state have everyone frantically googling to find out what they can about the American businessman. But, as VICE News Tonight correspondent Arielle Duhaime-Ross discovered, Tillerson...

    Bipartisan Anger Grows Over Russian Interference Into U.S. Election
    Dec11

    Bipartisan Anger Grows Over Russian Interference Into U.S. Election

    WASHINGTON ― A growing number of senators on both sides of the aisle are calling for investigations into Russian involvement in the U.S. election process.“I think we need to get to the bottom of it,” Sen. Rand Paul (R-Ky.) said in a Sunday morning interview with ABC’s “This Week. “And I think there should be an investigation because in...

    Trump: Reports of Russian hacking ‘ridiculous’
    Dec11

    Trump: Reports of Russian hacking ‘ridiculous’

    President-elect Donald Trump called reports that the Russian government endeavored to help him win last month’s presidential election “ridiculous” and “just another excuse” in an interview that aired Sunday morning, once again questioning the intelligence community he will take charge of when he is inaugurated next month.Trump told “Fox...

    The Continued Unravelling of the Middle East: A Deep Dive into History
    Dec11

    The Continued Unravelling of the Middle East: A Deep Dive into History

    Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi announcing the creation of the Islamic State, June 30, 2014 The political constellation of the Middle East has been, until recently, relatively durable for the better part of three-quarters of a century. Except for the division of the British mandate of Palestine between Israel and Palestine and the border revisions...

    Who Killed Alexander Perepilichny?
    Dec11

    Who Killed Alexander Perepilichny?

    On November 10, 2012, Alexander Perepilichny was feeling a little under the weather. He decided to try to shake it off by taking a few laps around the gated community southwest of London where Russian émigrés like him lived in multimillion-dollar mansions alongside members of the English elite. Perepilichny jogged through a neighborhood of homes...

    Ukrainian aircraft company offers to build Trump’s new Air Force One instead of mean, cruel Boeing
    Dec11

    Ukrainian aircraft company offers to build Trump’s new Air Force One instead of mean, cruel Boeing

    Do you think Trump will take them up on it? The Ukrainian producer of the world’s largest aircraft has offered to build a plane for Donald Trump after the U.S. president-elect said an order with Boeing Co for a new Air Force One should be scrapped. “@realDonaldTrump May be it is better to consider #Antonov aircraft as Air Force One?,”...